2 miles
Distance
1,097 ft
Climb
-148 ft
Descent
00:25:43
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Slopes (Lower Section) Trail

Details

  • Riding area
    Mt. Swansea
    Invermere, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2015

This is a good pedal to access the 2K area on Swansea. The trail above the 2K gets very steep and physically challenging.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Slopes (Lower Section) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    950 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,208 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,159 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,210 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,159 ft
  • Grade
    10.852%
  • Grade max
    -31.531%
  • Grade min
    54.627%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1,851 ft
  • Distance flat
    401 ft
  • Avg time
    00:25:43
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Status:
on Apr 16, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3.35 (3 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to slopes-lower-section trailhead (50.482920, -115.950920)
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Slopes (Lower... Trail Reports

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Apr 16, 2018 @ 1:40pm
Apr 16, 2018
reporter Pretty great conditions - the odd wet spot, but otherwise in great condition.
Apr 14, 2018 @ 11:00am
Apr 14, 2018
Apr 12, 2018 @ 7:55am
Apr 12, 2018
reporter
Mar 26, 2018 @ 9:16am
Mar 26, 2018
reporter Still knee deep snow, even at lower elevations. It's going to be a late start this year!
Mar 26, 2018 @ 9:00am
Mar 26, 2018
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Routes with this trail

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Swansea Easy Route
7 miles

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